Visits

  • In February 2020, Foreign Affairs Committee of the Parliament of the Republic of Estonia visited the United Arab Emirates.
  • In December 2019, Minister of Defence Jüri Luik visited the United Arab Emirates, accompanied by Estonian Defence Industry Association business delegation.
  • In September 2019, the President of the Republic of Estonia Kersti Kaljulaid visited the United Arab Emirates, accompanied by large business delegation, comprising of 70 Estonian business representatives.
  • In March 2019, the Minister of Culture Indrek Saar attended the Opening Ceremony of the Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi. 41 Estonian athletes participated in games in 10 different sports.
  • In February 2019, the President Kersti Kaljulaid met with the Minister of State of the United Arab Emirates Reem Al-Hashimy in Addis Abeba.
  • In February 2019, Prime Minister Jüri Ratas visited Dubai and met with the Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and ruler of Dubai, and opened together with the Minister of Entrepreneurship and Information Technology Rene Tammist the Enterprise Estonia representation in Dubai.
  • In December 2018,  Minister of Entrepreneurship and Information Technology Rene Tammist visited Dubai and met with the Minister of State and Managing Director for the Dubai World Expo 2020 Reem Al-Hashimy.
  • In September 2018, Foreign Minister Sven Mikser met with Foreign Minister of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan in the margins of the UN General Assembly in New York.
  • In May 2018, Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, Minister of Economy of the United Arab Emirates, visited Estonia. Minister Al Mansoori met with Prime Minister Jüri Ratas, Minister of Economic Affairs and Infrastructure Kadri Simson and visited e-Estonia Showroom.
  • In February 2017, Margus Tsahkna, Minister of Defence, visited the United Arab Emirates. The Minister of Defence met with Mohammed Bin Ahmad Al Bawardi, Minister of State for Defence of the United Arab Emirates, and participated in the IDEX arms and defence technology fair with Estonian companies engaged in the defence and security industries.
  • In October 2015, President Toomas Hendrik Ilves participated in the World Economic Forum in Abu Dhabi.
  • In October 2015, Taavi Rõivas, Prime Minister, visited Dubai with a business delegation. During the visit, the Prime Minister and the business delegation participated in the GITEX Technology Week. Furthermore, the Prime Minister bilaterally met with Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and ruler of Dubai, and with Mohammad Abdullah al Gergawi, Minister of Cabinet Affairs. A memorandum of cooperation on e-Governance and ICT between Estonia and Dubai was signed.
  • In November 2014, President Ilves chaired the meeting of the Global Agenda Council on Cybersecurity of the World Economic Forum and participated in a public discussion related to the future of the internet in Dubai.
  • In May 2014, President Toomas Hendrik Ilves participated in the event “Panel on Global Internet Cooperation and Governance Mechanisms” in Dubai.
  • In April 2011, Urmas Paet, Minister of Foreign Affairs, participated in the meeting of the foreign ministers of the European Union and the Gulf Cooperation Council, and also bilaterally met with Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates.
  • In April 2010, Urmas Paet, Minister of Foreign Affairs, met with Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates, in Tallinn within the framework of an informal meeting of NATO foreign ministers.
  • In June 2009, Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates, visited Estonia.